St. Patrick’s Gift Shop and Bookstore, inspired by the vision of Monsignor Corkery, was founded in 1998 to fulfill the need for Catholic resources in the Ottawa community. With over 4,000 titles, we now carry the largest selection of Catholic books in the city.
Our collection includes the works of many respected Catholic authors, as well as the writings of Saints, Popes, and other Catholic figures. Come browse our diverse range of topics, including Apologetics, Biographies, Bibles, Catechetics and Teaching Resources, Catholic Family Life, Catholic-themed Fiction and Literature, Christology, Children’s Books, Culture and History, Healing and Grief, History, Marian titles, Prayer and Spiritual Life, Popes (lives and works),Philosophy, Sacraments, Saints (lives and works), Scripture Studies, and Theology. We also carry a large collection of Catholic DVDs and CDs.
We have many gift items that are perfect for any sacramental occasion, including Baptism, First Communion, Confirmation, and Marriage. We also carry many religious items that will make the perfect gift for any special occasion—or will simply become a beautiful addition to your home. This includes bookmarks, candles, children’s items, crosses and crucifixes, jewelry, local hand-made rosaries, medals, mugs and platters, nightlights, scapulars, seasonal décor, statues, prayer cards, and prints of religious pictures.
Come browse our excellent selection of Catholic resources—our knowledgeable staff will be happy to assist you!